Video Crits

All work After hours Awards Contact YCC Video Crits It’s 2021. We’re all still working from home. So Covid-eo Crits came back, albeit with a slightly refreshed name and new branding. Same format. Same amazing creatives helping out.  Credits Organisation, hosting and design: Andy Peel Back to work Contact me

Placement Poverty Pledge

It’s been leading the way to improving industry pay, since 2015. Alongside Ben Harris and Stu Outhwaite-Noel, I look after the website that allows agencies to sign up and pledge to pay the Living Wage or the London Living Wage while their on placement. Find out more at placementpovertypledge.com

Single Creatives

All work After hours Awards Contact Single Creatives Single Creatives was founded in 2010 by Mike Cuthell and later welcomed into the Young Creative Council as a way to help young, aspiring creatives team up. Since Mike moved to the US in 2015 I’ve been continuing the Single Mingle speed-dating nights and in early 2020 […]

Covid-eo Crits

All work After hours Awards Contact YCC Covid-eo Crits 18 weeks. 460 crits. 78 industry peeps. 111 different folios. When I started these Zoom crits I had no idea they’d last so long, have two spin-offs – one with Gloucestershire Uni and the other with Mother – and help 111 graduate and junior creatives/creative teams […]

Peel FC

All work After hours Awards Contact Peel FC For a client shoot, I was drafted in to play the body double of a player for every Premier League team in the 2019-20 season. While my head my not have made the final edit, I made sure the man with a very average football ability made […]

IRN-BRUDOG

All work After hours Awards Contact Irn-Brudog Girder Beer One Christmas I decided to brew up a gift idea that mixed two Scottish heavyweight drinks manufacturers for a couple of Scottish friends. Turns out combining the IRN-BRU with a Brewdog liquid isn’t so straightforward, but thankfully they make a punderful name and an entertaining present. […]

Crapford

All work After hours Awards Contact Crapford What started life as a bit of a joke, turned into a community of local residents who all appreciate rubbish photos… that actually look half decent. Before we moved out of area, my partner and I had amassed over 1000 followers, and were even gifted a few freebies […]

Ad Job Wall

Since 2010 Ad Job Wall has been helping students and grads enter the creative industries through placements, internships and junior roles. I set it up to initially just retweet roles posted by agencies. But as time has gone on, Ad Job Wall evolved to have a website and is now the recruitment arm of the […]

FourFourTwo

All work After hours Awards Contact FourFourTwo I wrote an editorial piece for FourFourTwo’s February magazine; The 90s Issue – the ultimate celebration of the decade that saved football. Ironically, the a match wrote about was in 2002, but that didn’t seem to matter. I’ve witnessed Play-off Final wins and last-day survivals, but then there […]

Young Creative Council

All work After hours Awards Contact Young Creative Council The Young Creative Council are a collective of art directors and copywriters who have joined forces after hours to help and support young talent within the ad industry. I’m the Director and CCO of the YCC and have helped build a network that now organises events, […]